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Tropical Wet Location

0-10 Latitude

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Tropical Wet and Dry Location

10-20 Latitude

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Desert Location

20-30 Latitude

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Marine West Coast Location

40-60 Latitude

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Mediterranean Location

30-40 Latitude

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Semi-arid Location

35-50 Latitude

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Humid Continental Location

40-55 Latitude

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Humid Subtropical Location

30-40 Latitude

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Highland Location

High altitude (1,500 meters+)

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Subartic Location

55-65 Latitude

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Tundra Location

65 Latitude

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Ice cap Location

Poles

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Tropical Wet Vegetation

Vines Ferns

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Tropical Wet and Dry Vegetation

Grasslands

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Desert Vegetation

Cactus Plants

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Marine West Coast Vegetation

Spruce/pine

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Mediterranean Vegetation

Grapes, Oak Trees

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Semi-arid Vegetation

Short Grasses

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Humid Continental Vegetation

Softwood Trees

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Humid Subtropical Vegetation

Leafy Trees

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Highland Vegetation

Grass

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Subartic Vegetation

Pine Trees

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Tundra Vegetation

Lichen Moss

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Ice cap Vegetation

Ice

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Tropical Wet Temp./ Precip.

18 c/ 250 cm rain yr.

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Tropical Wet and Dry Temp./ Precip.

19-20 c/ Dry winter wet summer

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Desert Temp./ Precip.

20-25 c/ less than 20 cm yr.

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Marine West Coast Temp./ Precip.

7-20 c/ humid all yr.

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Mediterranean Temp./ Precip.

14-21 c/ Dry summer/ Wet winter

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Semi-arid Temp./ Precip.

18 c/  less than 20 cm

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Humid Continental Temp./ Precip.

-5-25 c/ Dry winter/ Wet summer

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Humid Subtropical Temp./ Precip.

10-27 c/ Wet and t-storms

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Highland Temp./ Precip.

5-10 c/ snowy

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Subartic Temp./ Precip.

-10-0 c/ 25 cm yr.

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Tundra Temp./ Precip.

-20-(-30) c/ 25 cm yr

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Ice cap Temp./ Precip.

never above 0 c/ dry